WoRMS taxon details

Ovulidae J. Fleming, 1822

1747  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1747)

accepted
Family
Subfamily Aclyvolvinae Fehse, 2007
Subfamily Eocypraeinae Schilder, 1924
  » Genus Archivolva Lorenz & Fehse, 2009
  » Genus Calpurnus Montfort, 1810
  » Genus Carpiscula C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Crenavolva C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Cuspivolva C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Dentiovula Habe, 1961
  » Genus Diminovula Iredale, 1930
  » Genus Globovula C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Habuprionovolva Azuma, 1970
  » Genus Margovula C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Primovula Thiele, 1925
  » Genus Prionovolva Iredale, 1930
  » Genus Procalpurnus Thiele, 1929
  » Genus Prosimnia Schilder, 1927
  » Genus Pseudosimnia Schilder, 1927
  » Genus Sandalia C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Serratovolva C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Testudovolva C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Aperiovula C. N. Cate, 1973 accepted as Pseudosimnia Schilder, 1927
  » Genus Delonovolva C. N. Cate, 1973 accepted as Cuspivolva C. N. Cate, 1973
Genus Habruprionovolva Azuma, 1970
Subfamily Ovulinae J. Fleming, 1828
  » Genus Calcarovula C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Ovula Bruguière, 1789
  » Genus Pellasimnia Schilder, 1939
  » Genus Phenacovolva Iredale, 1930
  » Genus Takasagovolva Azuma, 1974
  » Genus Volva Röding, 1798
  » Genus Amphiperas Herrmannsen, 1846 accepted as Ovula Bruguière, 1789
  » Genus Ovulum G. B. Sowerby I, 1828 accepted as Ovula Bruguière, 1789 (unjustified emendation)
  » Genus Parlicium Schilder, 1939 accepted as Ovula Bruguière, 1789
Subfamily Pediculariinae Gray, 1853
Subfamily Simniinae F. A. Schilder, 1925
  » Genus Contrasimnia Lorenz & Fehse, 2009
  » Genus Cymbovula C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Cyphoma Röding, 1798
  » Genus Dissona C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Neosimnia P. Fischer, 1884
  » Genus Quasisimnia Lorenz & Fehse, 2009
  » Genus Simnia Risso, 1826
  » Genus Simnialena C. N. Cate, 1973
  » Genus Cymbula C. N. Cate, 1973 accepted as Cymbovula C. N. Cate, 1973 (invalid: junior homonym of Cymbula H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854; Cymbovula is a replacement name)
  » Genus Pseudocyphoma C. N. Cate, 1973 accepted as Cyphoma Röding, 1798
  » Genus Subsimnia C. N. Cate, 1973 accepted as Simnia Risso, 1826
  » Genus Velox Monterosato, 1878 accepted as Volva Röding, 1798 (probably a misprint of Volva)
  » Genus Xandarovula C. N. Cate, 1973 accepted as Simnia Risso, 1826
Subfamily Sulcocypraeinae Schilder, 1932

Genus Calpurna accepted as Calpurnus Montfort, 1810 (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Subfamily Jenneriinae Thiele, 1929 accepted as Cypraediini Schilder, 1927
Subfamily Prionovolvinae Fehse, 2007 accepted as Eocypraeinae Schilder, 1924
Genus Turbovula C. N. Cate, 1973 accepted as Phenacovolva Iredale, 1930
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Ovulidae J. Fleming, 1822. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1747 on 2019-07-23
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
db_admin
2009-11-13 10:12:01Z
changed
2011-03-20 15:24:09Z
checked

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basis of record Cate C.N. (1973). A systematic revision of the recent cypraeid family Ovulidae. <em>The Veliger.</em> 15 (supplement): 1-117., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/42495434 [details]   

basis of record Bouchet P., Rocroi J.P., Hausdorf B., Kaim A., Kano Y., Nützel A., Parkhaev P., Schrödl M. & Strong E.E. (2017). Revised classification, nomenclator and typification of gastropod and monoplacophoran families. <em>Malacologia.</em> 61(1-2): 1-526. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Lorenz F. & Fehse D. (2009) <i>The living Ovulidae. A manual of the families of allied cowries: Ovulidae, Pediculariidae and Eocypraeidae.</i> Hackenheim: Conchbooks. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Classification The classification of this family herein follows essentially Lorenz & Fehse (2009) except for the definition of genera Simnia Risso, 1826, Neosimnia Fischer, 1884 and Xandarovula Cate, 1973 which follow considerations expressed by Dolin & Ledon (2002: 341). [details]
 



LanguageName 
English egg shellsegg cowries  [details]
German Ovuliden  [details]
Japanese ウミウサギガイ  [details]